Saturday Morning Gazette: March 21 Edition
HIStory tidbits, links, and fun stuff for your weekend.
Verse of the Week:
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: If so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious. ~I Peter2:2-3
This Day in Christian History:
March 21, 1146: King Louis VII of France heard Bernard of Clairvaux's preaching and responded by taking up the cause of the Second Crusade, and became leader of the ill-fated mission.
Chuckle of the Week:
|Bookish Pin of the Week|
The 2,000-year-old gladiator's helmet discovered in Pompeii's ruins http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1190727/Pictured-The-2-000-year-old-gladiators-helmet-discovered-Pompeiis-ruins.html#ixzz3UW9GovuN
Ever wondered why it took so long to settle the MidWest? http://www.hhhistory.com/2015/03/the-great-american-desert-move-along.html
5 things you may not know about St. Patrick
35 Impossibly Clever Pieces Of Jewelry Inspired By Books http://www.buzzfeed.com/mallorymcinnis/is-this-a-jewelry-box-or-a-library#.ulz3Pd6R3
St. Patrick’s Day Quiz: How Green Are Ye?
Christian Book Awards 2015 Finalists Announced
Giveaways and Freebies:
Enter to win an autographed copy of The Messiah’s Sign!
The Lumberjack Ball by Carrie Francett Pagels
Beyond All Dreams by Elizabeth Camden ends March 29 http://heidi-reads.blogspot.com/2015/03/enter-to-win-beyond-all-dreams-by.html
Miracle at the Higher Grounds Cafe by Max Lucado
Enjoy your weekend, everyone!